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1993.292 (RS242987)

Description

Yellow crinkled silk hat with low, depressed crown decorated with a silk flower at center and beige fuzzy spider legs. Large yellow petals over crown and brim. Wide brim is stiffened and a portion is upturned. Crown is lined with white silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Inscriptions
Printed paper tag, in ink: ""3793"" [printed in frame] ""Liberty/ Art Fabrics [flower]/ Registered Trade Mark."" [in ink] ""20.f"" [Printed] ""38 Avenue de l'Opera."" Gilt letters stamped in crown: ""Liberty & Co., Ltd./ 38 AVENUE DE L'OPERA/ PARIS"" (printed)
Material
rayon
silk (textile)
stitching
wire
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
headgear
rayon
Rayon
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Dimensions
5 x 14 x 12 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.292
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11986

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